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PSSC450 Soil Nutrient Cycling
Every Odd Numbered Spring Semester
Contact Information
Email:mcgahan@tarleton.edu
Office:Joe W. Autry (Agriculture) Building, 203A
Phone:254-968-9701

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Preparing for Your Class

The reading assignment for Week one is Chapter 1 of the assigned text if you have your text you may begin :-)

Soil Fertility and Fertilizers, Havlin, 7th ed., Pearson, ISBN:0130278246

The prefix of this course was AGRN and is now PSSC.

To provide students with a thorough understanding of plant nutrition, soil fertility, and nutrient management so that they can (1) describe the influence of soil biological, physical, and chemical properties and interactions on nutrient availability to crops; (2) identify plant nutrition/soil fertility problems and recommend corrective action; and (3) identify soil and nutrient management practices that maximize productivity and profitability while maintaining or enhancing the productive capacity of the soil and quality of the environment.

Prerequisite: AGRN PSSC 301

Course Fees: n/a

Laboratory Fees: n/a

Required Text(s):

  • Soil Fertility and Fertilizers, Havlin, 7th ed., Pearson, ISBN:0130278246